Catholic Health Initiatives Registered Nurse - Cardiac Rehab (PRN) in NEWTON, Iowa

Registered Nurse - Cardiac Rehab (PRN)

Description

Position Type: PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 0

Primary Location: IA > NEWTON > SKIFF MEDICAL CENTER

JOB SUMMARY: The Cardiac Rehabilitation Registered Nurse plans and provides professional nursing care to the Cardiac Rehab participant from referral to discharge. He/she coordinates the care and education of participant and family with the other members of the Cardiac Rehabilitation team, and collaborates with the attending physician and/or Cardiologist. The Cardiac Rehabilitation RN is responsible for the patients and the ongoing operation of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase II, III, and IV programs at Skiff Medical Center.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Adheresto Standards of Care for Cardiac Rehabilitation and utilizes the nursingprocess.

  • Possessesappropriate nursing knowledge and demonstrates the ability to formulateprofessional judgments in the care of the client.

  • Demonstratesability to establish priorities and organize effectively.

  • Demonstratescompetence in Clinical Practice.

  • Assumesresponsibility for own professional growth and continuing education.

  • Demonstratesprofessional written and verbal skills.

  • Demonstratesprofessional attitude and interest in work by maintaining acceptable workhabits and behavior.

  • Demonstratesknowledge and participates in the education of client, family and/or visitors.

  • Demonstratescommitment to Customer Service.

Qualifications

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QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Understands and is able to apply nursing process while meeting established AACVPR guidelines in an outpatient Cardiac program.

  • Must be able to read, write and follow written and oral instructions in English.

  • This RN is skilled in meeting the needs of the medically complex adult and geriatric participant.

  • Possesses knowledge and understanding of cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation of this patient group.

  • Operates a computer effectively.

  • Obtains nursing Continuing Education Units appropriate to clinical setting.

  • Maintains BCLS Certification at the Health Care Provider level.

  • Maintains ACLS Certification.

EDUCATION : RN from accredited school of nursing. B.S. degree in nursing or related field preferred. Certification in Cardiac Rehabilitation is ideal.

EXPERIENCE : At least 1 year in nursing preferred.

LICENSURE : Current license as a Registered Nurse from the State of Iowa required.

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Job RN

Primary Location IOWA-NEWTON-SKIFF MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0191677

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.